The New York Academy of Sciences 25 June 2019 Many women around the world in low- and middle-income countries struggle to meet the increased dietary demands for a health pregnancy through diet alone—leading to heightened risk of diminished health and even death for millions of women and children. In 2016, the World Health Organization established… Read more »

Royal DSM and the Federation of European Nutrition Societies (FENS) invite nominations for the DSM Science & Technology Award 2019. The Award accompanies a cash prize of €5,000. This prestigious award has been established to recognize and reward excellence in innovative PhD research related to Human Nutrition. The theme for the 2019 award is personalised nutrition… Read more »

In the lead up to FENS2019, NS will be publishing regular blog posts of items found, and people at the heart of FENS. It will also host an interactive archive in Dublin. For more information about this project please follow the Link. If you would like to contribute material or information please contact

FENS wishes to encourage all its members to support and participate fully in the European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA) work in the field of nutrition. 3 July 2019 – Parma Italy 93rd Plenary Meeting of the NDA Panel on Nutrition, novel foods and food allergens is now open. If you wish to attend as an… Read more »